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Sam's Bagels

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915 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21230-4015
+1 410-837-5447
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Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great bagels, great coffee, great staff, great neighborhood of Federal Hill. They are obviously a local favorite.

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Thank William W
The Villages, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Delish bagels including one encrusted with old bay! Good coffee too .efficient wait staff that were very friendly.

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Thank Patty K
Lynchburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the inner harbor and walked to Sam's in about 5 minutes. The coffee was great and the bagels were very good. We may return tomorrow before we head out of town. The walk was through a residential area so it had trees along the way that shaded our walk (it is already really warm out there!).

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Thank D4582ZVamyp
Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Very small place and very busy in the mornings and on weekends. They make a sandwich called Key to Lox which is their cream cheese salmon bagel which is pretty damn good. Their breakfast bagels are average. They have good local coffee. It's a little expensive for the quality but super convenient for bopping around Federal Hill.

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Thank Justin N
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Sam's Bagels were so delicious. Freshly baked, great choices, simply so good. Perfect neighborhood place for breakfast. Went back there for an entire week while attending a conference.

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Thank Andrea G
Maryland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2015

The best I can say is that these are better than grocery store bagged or frozen bagels. Beyond that these are mediocre mass-produced chain-store bagels. The dough is produced elsewhere and get the final cooking at each location. . The quality is only fair. At times, some bagels are slightly undercooked and the inside gummy. They often run out of... More 

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Richmond, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2012

We thought we'd hit the Crossstreet Market for some breakfast, but we weren't impressed with the morning options. We ventured up Light Street to see what other options were available and happened upon Sam's Bagels. Walking inside, the smell of the coffee welcomed us. There were about 6 tables, 3 of them open. The bagels were made fresh in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 915 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21230-4015
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Federal Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Federal Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 410-837-5447

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?